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Back to top #4 Ratedgore Ratedgore Members 33 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:New-Brunswick, Canada Local time:02:48 AM Posted 12 June 2015 - 12:22 PM Does it have service pack 3 installed Sunday, May 11, 2008 10:17 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote   Monday, May 12, 2008 5:15 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote  Yes this Automatic Updates enabled and service is running. Share your voice 0 comments Tags Security Software More stories WhatsApp, Telegram flaws left accounts vulnerable to hackers Over 33M records leaked from US corporate database Yahoo's massive hack blamed on http://midsolutions.org/windows-update/windows-update-review-your-history-of-installed-updates-not-working-help.html

I can't upgrade to IE8.0 as our Intranet site does not work on anything higher than 7.0. After the reboot check the yellow update symbol if present and install any updates. Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) is running. Why you should start using Google Keep right away Say goodbye to the MS-DOS command prompt Newsletters Sign up and receive the latest news, reviews and trends on your favorite technology

Windows Xp Windows Update Not Working

After almost going mental Windows Update worked without the slightest problem. no hitches)... Of course that is not on this computer.I will let you know how it turns out. Type cd %windir%, and then press Enter.

then... Make sure Automatic Updates is set to download new updates but ask you when to install them. Type "net stop wuauserv" (don't close out the command prompt just minimize it) 4. Windows Update Fix Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account?

In addition my computer boot-up and program opening have speed-ed up dramatically. Windows Xp Windows Update Page Cannot Be Displayed When I went to install updates I had to install the latest version of Windows Update first. Members can monitor the statuses of their requests from their account pages. Close the Services snap-in window.

Doesn't matter if I select Express or Custom, it is stuck for hours at "Checking for the latest updates for your computer". Windows Update Troubleshooter NetApp for enterprise flash storage Considering enterprise flash array storage? A brief search turned up forum postings at Microsoft.com from others with this problem. Update: A reader named Joseph pointed out that this is from an older version of Windows Update.(July 27, 2008) But the other log file, "WindowsUpdate.log" is a gold mine of information (this

Windows Xp Windows Update Page Cannot Be Displayed

In my case there were 2 that I installed. 14. https://www.winhelp.us/reinstall-windows-update.html Nice! Windows Xp Windows Update Not Working I don't use Automatic Updates, but if you do, and find the yellow shield never goes away, you may be experiencing this problem. Where Is Windows Update In Xp Face-off: HPE vs.

This is my 2nd attempt. weblink While consumers are conditioned to call their hardware manufacturer for technical support, Microsoft offers free support for Service Pack 3 for Windows XP, IE7 and Windows Update. My solution is probably not the only one but it does illustrate the power of Windows to heal itself if we have the patience to wait. Yes No Thanks for your feedback.Don't forget to take a few seconds to say thanks: Thank you Thanks for your feedback.We're sorry. Windows Update Xp Download

  1. In fact when I check windows update history nothing shows up, not sp3 I just downloaded.
  2. I have tried repeatedly at different times of the day.
  3. Automatic updates are turned on.
  4. Then, I put automatic updates to "notify me before downloading" and it let me get about 100 updates.
  5. Report heather- Jan 14, 2009 at 12:39 PM http://www.malwarebytes.org/ I was told to update my java and run malwarebytes Good luck!
  6. Thursday, August 11, 2011 5:31 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I've also installed a few different versions of the Windows Update Agent without success.
  7. I need Windows XP on this system so what can I try next to fix Windows Update?
  8. Why is data in computer science considered to be discrete?

Back to top #12 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 17,314 posts OFFLINE Local time:02:48 AM Posted 13 June 2015 - 10:21 AM Sorry, I used shorthand. It should show a long list of updates successfully installed. I first experienced the problem on Nov 19th, then again on the 20th and just verified today (the 21st) that it has not yet been corrected.Three different machines in two physical http://midsolutions.org/windows-update/windows-update-not-working-windows-7.html It didn't fix it.

Bryan Rubingh Proposed as answer by B. Windows 10 Update Not Working Your browser will redirect to your requested content shortly. Worked fine.

Scott Dunn from Windows Secrets covered re-registering Windows Update DLLs last September in Stealth Windows update prevents XP repair.

There were two files that were still from the old Windows Update .DLLs. Yowza's suggestion here (setting Automatic Updates to Notify Only) worked for me: http://superuser.com/questions/318606/windows-update-website-redirecting-newly-built-windows-xp-sp3-computers-to-kb-art Thursday, August 11, 2011 10:27 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Sadly setting the updates Hope this helps others. Windows Update Not Working Vista If the error message that you received contains the code 0x80072f8f, the problem is most likely caused by an incorrect date or time setting on your PC.

It is calledbackground intelligent transfer service.See post #6 by redwolfe_98. Report NickyCee 2Posts Friday October 25, 2013Registration date October 25, 2013 Last seen - Oct 25, 2013 at 07:05 PM Also, you may want to add that you must boot into Glad that worked out for you and thanks to redwolfe_98 for the posting the Bits and autoupdate service fix. his comment is here Is my Samsung Smart TV vulnerable to the "weeping angel" attack?

Back to top #7 WilliamP WilliamP Topic Starter Members 119 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:01:48 AM Posted 12 June 2015 - 04:02 PM I now have SP3 but it still Microsoft's first suggestion was to download version 3 of the Windows Update "Agent" (file WindowsUpdateAgent30-x86.exe) to the root of the C disk, then run it with Start -> Run and the Edited November 19, 2014 by Dave-H 0 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites MrMaguire    16 Designed for Microsoft® Windows® XP 16 261 posts May 1, 2014 Edited November 19, 2014 by dada22 0 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites MrMaguire    16 Designed for Microsoft® Windows® XP 16 261 posts May 1, 2014